curable

[kyoor-uh-buhl]
adjective
capable of being cured.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English (< Middle French) < Latin cūrābilis, equivalent to cūrā(re) to care for (derivative of cūra care) + -bilis -ble

curability, curableness, noun
curably, adverb
uncurable, adjective
uncurableness, noun
uncurably, adverb
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curable (ˈkjʊərəbəl)
 
adj
capable of being cured
 
cura'bility
 
n
 
'curableness
 
n
 
'curably
 
adv

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curable cur·a·ble (kyur'ə-bəl)
adj.
Capable of being cured or healed.

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Example sentences
There is a wide range of vocal disorders, and many of them are treatable and
  even curable.
Sores, left untreated, led to gangrene-a disease curable only by amputation.
Prostate cancer that has spread beyond the fat surrounding the gland is rarely
  curable.
The pathologies of regulation are not rooted in tables of organization or
  curable by adding new bureaucratic layers.
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